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Longfellow House Hospitality Center

Map4800 S Minnehaha Park Dr.
Minneapolis 55401
612-230-6520

Description:

Home of the eccentric Minneapolis philanthropist and entrepreneur named Robert F. Jones, who was known as Fish because he once ran a fish market. The house, built in 1907, is a two-thirds scale replica of American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's in Cambridge, Mass. The home was originally part of Jones' private 4.6-acre botanical garden and zoological park near Minnehaha Falls. The Longfellow House Hospitality Center provides information about Minnehaha Falls and Minneapolis Grand Rounds, a recreation loop which includes Minnehaha Falls.

Additional Information:

Category: Art & Literary
Website: www.nps.gov
Tags: Museums

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